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Looking Under the Hood

December 15, 2017 Emily Atkins, Editor

Ontario’s mandatory auto insurance system needs more than a tune-up

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Two Quebec brokerages merge to “create a powerhouse and ensure better positioning in the Quebec City region”

August 1, 2017 by Canadian Underwriter

Quebec brokerage ESSOR Assurances announced on Tuesday that it has teamed up with brokerage Généralys assurance to “create a powerhouse and ensure better positioning in the Quebec City region.” Généralys assurance is one of the largest insurance brokers in home,

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Vehicle and equipment dealerships in Alberta authorized to sell gap insurance

June 12, 2017 by Canadian Underwriter

The Alberta Insurance Council (AIC) has announced that its General Insurance Council (GIC) has approved the issuance of a restricted certificate of authority authorizing both vehicle and equipment dealerships to sell gap insurance. Gap insurance is property insurance that covers

Willie Handler, Consultant, Willie Handler and Associates
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LAT Have Mercy

May 1, 2016 Willie Handler, Consultant, Willie Handler & Associates

As of April 1, the Financial Services Commission of Ontario stopped accepting applications for mediation and arbitration of auto accident benefits insurance claims disputes. That responsibility now rests with the Licence Appeal Tribunal.